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Amazing Mt. Hood and Valley Views at Ziphaus!

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

3 bedroom, 2.5 bath. Mountain and valley views. Sleeps 8 in beds.

This newer home is less than five minutes from downtown Hood River. Located in the hills above Eastside Drive, our home has panoramic views of Mt. Hood and the orchards of the Hood River Valley. You can watch the weather crash into the mountain or relax to birdsong on our front deck. You’ll love being close to all the action Hood River has to offer, but far enough away to enjoy the peace and quiet.

ZipHaus has 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms, with the master suite on the main floor. The master has incredible views of the valley and Mt. Hood, a king bed, walk-in closet and a private full bath. The upstairs has two bedrooms (one king, one queen), two twin beds tucked into the wall of the TV room (with a 55" flat screen), and another full bath. There's a half bath downstairs off the laundry room. There's also a Pak N' Play and a booster style high chair for littler guests.

Inside, you’ll find all new appliances and furnishings. The kitchen is roomy and open to the dining room and living room, has plenty of storage and a large island with seating for four. The dining room seats six with room to spare and has fantastic views of Mt. Hood and the Valley. The living room features a gas fireplace and a 55" flat screen television, and double glass doors to the front deck. There's wi-fi throughout the house. A gas grill on the back patio is available for your use, and the front deck is a relaxing place to enjoy the views with a cup of coffee or a glass of local beer or wine.

Hood River is an outdoor sporting mecca – bicycling, wind surfing, hiking, skiing, kayaking, SUP and just about any other snow or water sport you can think of! Our garage is perfect for storing all of your outdoor gear.

Located just five minutes off I-84, ZipHaus has easy access to the Fruit Loop, Mosier Twin Tunnels, the Whoopdee Trail for hiking and mountain biking, and great cycling routes right out the front door. The Hood River Chamber of Commerce has fantastic links to the other many, MANY fun things to see and do in Hood River. (http://hoodriver.org/travelers-guide/things-to-do)

In the winter, you're just 30-40 minutes from world class downhill skiing at Mt. Hood Meadows, miles of cross-country skiing at Teacup Lake and Cooper Spur Mountain (along with some easy downhill runs), sledding at Little Jon and White River Sno Parks, and miles and miles of snowshoeing.

More Details


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Hood River in Hood River County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
  • To provide the utmost cleanliness for you, we have adopted a “no shoes” policy in our home.
  • Parking: Parking is limited to three vehicles. Vehicles are to be parked in the property driveway only.
  • The property uses a septic system. While very effective, it will clog up if improper material is flushed. Do not flush anything but toilet paper.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Upstairs bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    1/2 bath on main level - Toilet
    Master bathroom; main level - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • (Master bath and 1/2 bath downstairs. A second full bath upstairs.)
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master suite on main level.
    Upstairs, front bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Upstairs, back bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    TV Room (upstairs) - 2 Single Bed , 2 twins tucked into wall of the TV room. NOT a private room.
  • (Master bedroom on main floor. Two bedrooms upstairs along with twins in TV room.)
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...


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Amazing Mt. Hood and Valley Views at Ziphaus!
average rating of 4.962264 based on 53 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Everything was perfect. There was plenty of room for the group in a great location, in a beautiful house. Really couldn’t have asked for much more.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect place to stay for a family getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house close to Mt Hood and 5 minutes to downtown hood river. Awesome views from huge windows. The only thing missing is a hot tub on the beautiful deck!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean, contemporary, friendly property.

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place for our family to all get together. We live not-too-far away in Vancouver, WA, but our eldest and his family came from Seattle to be with us. Diane was very kind when we had a family health crisis (a stroke) that kept us from our original dates.

It was snowy and beautiful. We went into town and played games and the guys watched a football game they all thought was important on the big screen TV in the living room.

Most important, our family spent time in a place with good sleeping and visiting space.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Just the best!

  • 5 of 5

The house is gorgeous and very well laid out for family gatherings. The pictures do not do the space justice. My family spent Christmas there and it was just perfect - room for everyone, a beautiful, well-stocked kitchen, a large dining room table and a glorious view of the valley and mt. hood from many rooms. The beds were very comfortable. Communication with Diane was very pleasant. Thanks much for having us!

  • Review Submitted: 29-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Ziphaus was the perfect house in every way. Our group travels out to Hood River annually for a Fruit Loop tour, and we will definitely make Ziphaus part of our annual plans. We loved the house, it was so comfortable for our group of 6, wonderful linens, perfectly stocked kitchen and a view to enjoy from every angle of the house that simply takes your breath away. We definitely would recommend this property. Thank you Diane for your wonderful hospitality. We loved your home, and hope to come back. The only thing we would have changed would have been to have come on a less rainy weekend, but despite the rain the house was a tranquil spot to sit and enjoy the beauty of the Hood River Valley. Everything about our stay was perfect! We definitely recommend this property

  • Review Submitted: 23-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Exceeded expectations

  • 4 of 5

Wow. The view was even better than our high expectations. We loved watching the shadows and colors change on Mt Hood. The home was really clean. The bedrooms and beds were very good. One of the best homes we have stayed in. Well done. We did the "Fruit Loop" around all the farm stands and the location was perfect. Near town yet out of town. Highly recommend it. The owner was very responsive and easy to work with. Relax and enjoy.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Diane Zipper
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, German
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 February, 2018

About Diane Zipper

We spend as much time as we can in Hood River!

Diane Zipper purchased this house in 2015

Why Diane Zipper chose Hood River

We bought this property in 2008. We'd looked up and down the Hood River Valley for over a year for a property that spoke to us, and fell in love with the view from Old Dalles Drive immediately. We were finally able to build in 2015 and absolutely love ZipHaus! It's amazing to sit on the front deck and just...be. You can see the planes landing at the airport on the west side of the valley, watch all kinds of birds winging by (including a flock of wild turkeys, though they mostly trot around the orchards), and watch Mt. Hood as the sun crosses overhead and eventually sets behind the hills of the Cascades. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do!


Nearest Airport
63 Miles
Portland Internationl Airport
Nearest Barpub
3.4 Miles
Big Horse Brew Pub
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Indian Creek Golf Course
Nearest Train
3.5 Miles
Mt. Hood Railroad
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Downtown Hood River
Nearest Ski
33 Miles
Mt. Hood Meadows
Nearest Beach
3.5 Miles
Port Marina Park
Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £142.88
Refundable Damage Deposit £214.32
Tax Rate 9.8%

Refundable security deposit of $300 is also due at booking. Returned to Guest within 14 days of your stay if no damages occur.

3-night minimum on all major Holidays and 3-day weekends (Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's, MLK Day, President's Day, Memorial Day and July 4th).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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